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Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

One of the more interesting, and hard to predict, impacts of sea-level rise is how people are going to respond to it. Sure, there will continue to be local actions like living shorelines, hardening, and elevating buildings, but people are also very mobile. How many people might leave coastal areas entirely and where might they go? [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Featured, Staff Blog|Comments Off on Sea-level rise impacts in Atlanta: New national predictions of SLR migrants

2017 National Adaptation Forum

The National Adaptation Forum gathers the adaptation community to foster knowledge exchange, innovation and mutual support for a better tomorrow. You are invited to join the convening of adaptation practitioners from around the country focused on moving beyond adaptation awareness and planning to adaptation action. What: The 3rd National Adaptation Forum When: May 9-11, 2017 [...]

By |May 9th, 2017|0 Comments

First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs)

The Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center hosts First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs), monthly information sharing forums featuring presentations about research activities focused on climate change impacts to eastern forest ecosystems. Scientists from the USDA Forest Service Northern and Southern Research Stations participate in the 1 1/2 hour web-based meeting on the first [...]

By |November 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Webinar: Changes in Southern forested landscapes under alternative climate change & urban growth scenarios

Please register for the webinar Changes in Southern Forested Landscapes under Alternative Climate Change & Urban Growth Scenarios on Nov 17, 2016 2:00 PM EST at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7442944231045961220. If you are a forester, private landowner, or state/federal agency forest manager, then you will want to see the jaw-dropping results of a project assessing "Changes in Forested Landscapes of the Gulf [...]

By |October 17th, 2016|Member Blog|Comments Off on Webinar: Changes in Southern forested landscapes under alternative climate change & urban growth scenarios

Workshop: Building Adaptive Capacity in the Southeast & Caribbean through a Climate Community of Practice

The 2016 Southeast & Caribbean Climate Community of Practice workshop will be held April 13-15, 2016 in Tybee Island, GA. The workshop is intended to: • expand the climate literacy of all participants, exploring common language among community members, extension professionals, and scientist • provide a venue to share tools, training, and resources on actionable climate [...]

By |April 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Webinar: The importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge in adaptation planning

The Importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge in adaptation planning Date: March 23, 2016 Register here: http://www.nationaladaptationforum.org/other-adaptation-events/webinars/importance-traditional-ecological-knowledge-adaptation-planning Join us March 23, 2016, 1PM EST/ 10AM PST for the quarterly National Adaptation Forum Webinar to learn about the importance of Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) in climate adaptation planning. TEK is knowledge handed down through generations through traditional stories and [...]

By |March 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Greenhouse gas mitigation workshop

Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Workshop Agricultural Solutions: adapting to and mitigating climate change on farms and forests in the Southeastern US When: January 20-21 2016 Where: Virtual; register at serch.us/workshop Who: NRCS extension, FSA, RD, FS Field Staff, state and private forestry, Land managers, landowners, general public How: Register at serch.us/workshop. Email Sarah Wiener with any questions (sswiener@ncsu.edu). [...]

By |January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

South Atlantic LCC events at the 2015 SEAFWA conference

Are you attending the 2015 SEAFWA conference next month in Asheville, NC? If so, there will be plenty of opportunities to talk to South Atlantic LCC staff and get an update on the Conservation Blueprint. I think you'll find your cooperative is very well represented at this conference! Come find us at one of these great [...]

By |October 5th, 2015|Staff Blog|Comments Off on South Atlantic LCC events at the 2015 SEAFWA conference

Southeast Regional Climate Hub to Hold Greenhouse Gas and Adaptation Workshop

The Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH) is excited to announce that we will be hosting a workshop focusing on adaptation to and mitigation of climate change in Buford, GA on November 17-18. The workshop will have expert speakers from across the Southeast, providing information on adaptive strategies that make agricultural and forest lands more resilient to [...]

By |July 29th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on Southeast Regional Climate Hub to Hold Greenhouse Gas and Adaptation Workshop

Climate-smart training, anyone?

Hi everyone, Every time I turn around there seems to be a new climate change training opportunity for a new climate change adaptation process or technique, only there doesn’t seem to be a new source of funding for new, large, extensive processes that have the potential to corral the entire staff to complete.  When I [...]

By |July 30th, 2014|Staff Blog|Comments Off on Climate-smart training, anyone?